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Published: 20 December 2009

300 Pages

ISBN: 9780199565290

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Absolutism in Renaissance Milan

Plenitude of Power under the Visconti and the Sforza 1329-1535

Jane Black

  • Outlines the history of Milan - the first such coverage in English
  • Explores the legal theory and actual practice of absolute power
  • Brings to light unknown texts - all extracts included in the original Latin and in translation

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